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Master of Education in Learning, Teaching & Curriculum / Learning & Instruction: Social Studies

Program Details

Get the degree you deserve

The online master’s degree in social studies education from MU can help you advance your knowledge and practice of teaching social studies while obtaining an advanced degree. If you want to engage in meaningful discussion about the role of social studies and how research and theory can inform classroom practice, this may be the degree for you.


  • Completed bachelor’s degree in education from a regionally accredited institution
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate education
  • Transcripts of all previous college or university education
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Résumé or CV
  • Statement of purpose
  • TOEFL or IELTS score reports for applicants whose native language is not English

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission